Table

Jamaica. Source:IMF World Economic Outlook Database(Oct 2018)
N Subject Descriptor Units Scale Estimates Start After 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 2023
1 Gross domestic product, constant prices National currency Billions Y2016 759.265 768.271 779.651 792.905 809.041 826.88 845.444
2 Gross domestic product, constant prices Percent change Y2016 0.658 1.186 1.481 1.7 2.035 2.205 2.245
3 Gross domestic product, current prices National currency Billions Y2016 1,897.303 1,989.475 2,100.39 2,238.8 2,398.578 2,574.04 2,763.418
4 Gross domestic product, current prices U.S. dollars Billions Y2016 14.772 15.424 15.744 16.436 17.204 18.029 18.902
5 Gross domestic product, current prices Purchasing power parity; international dollars Billions Y2016 26.06 26.981 27.964 28.982 30.122 31.359 32.682
6 Gross domestic product, deflator Index Y2016 249.887 258.955 269.401 282.354 296.472 311.295 326.86
7 Gross domestic product per capita, constant prices National currency Units Y2015 266,925.087 268,641.165 271,156.643 274,285.687 278,364.762 282,975.179 287,774.538
8 Gross domestic product per capita, constant prices Purchasing power parity; 2011 international dollar Units Y2015 8,327.163 8,380.699 8,459.174 8,556.789 8,684.043 8,827.872 8,977.596
9 Gross domestic product per capita, current prices National currency Units Y2015 667,010.555 695,658.904 730,499.333 774,456.816 825,272.963 880,888.625 940,620.248
10 Gross domestic product per capita, current prices U.S. dollars Units Y2015 5,193.359 5,393.382 5,475.674 5,685.735 5,919.231 6,170.05 6,434.015
11 Gross domestic product per capita, current prices Purchasing power parity; international dollars Units Y2015 9,161.411 9,434.456 9,725.662 10,025.46 10,363.989 10,731.659 11,124.402
12 Output gap in percent of potential GDP Percent of potential GDP NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
13 Gross domestic product based on purchasing-power-parity (PPP) share of world total Percent Y2016 0.02 0.02 0.02 0.019 0.019 0.019 0.018
14 Implied PPP conversion rate National currency per current international dollar Y2016 72.807 73.736 75.11 77.249 79.629 82.083 84.555
15 Total investment Percent of GDP Y2016 22.51 20.978 20.076 19.237 18.627 18.543 16.895
16 Gross national savings Percent of GDP Y2016 18.333 16.102 15.887 15.699 15.715 15.923 15.815
17 Inflation, average consumer prices Index Y2016 458.045 473.803 493.855 518.548 544.475 571.699 600.284
18 Inflation, average consumer prices Percent change Y2016 4.383 3.44 4.232 5 5 5 5
19 Inflation, end of period consumer prices Index Y2016 457.839 473.699 497.384 522.253 548.365 575.784 604.573
20 Inflation, end of period consumer prices Percent change Y2016 5.246 3.464 5 5 5 5 5
21 Six-month London interbank offered rate (LIBOR) Percent NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
22 Volume of imports of goods and services Percent change Y2016 6.847 -5.218 4.656 5.003 5.283 5.93 2.903
23 Volume of Imports of goods Percent change Y2016 9.351 -5.17 4.06 4.576 4.876 5.746 1.929
24 Volume of exports of goods and services Percent change Y2016 6.409 2.531 6.641 5.907 6.252 5.441 5.706
25 Volume of exports of goods Percent change Y2016 6.625 5.849 8.559 6.556 5.878 4.368 4.94
26 Unemployment rate Percent of total labor force Y2016 12.202 11.6 11.028 10.485 9.968 9.477 9.009
27 Employment Persons Millions NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
28 Population Persons Millions Y2015 2.844 2.86 2.875 2.891 2.906 2.922 2.938
29 General government revenue National currency Billions Y2017 560.773 593.314 621.183 656.479 700.332 747.349 795.654
30 General government revenue Percent of GDP Y2017 29.011 29.13 28.722 28.411 28.264 28.098 27.863
31 General government total expenditure National currency Billions Y2017 552.05 594.863 603.618 643.477 677.223 712.706 750.358
32 General government total expenditure Percent of GDP Y2017 28.559 29.206 27.91 27.848 27.331 26.796 26.277
33 General government net lending/borrowing National currency Billions Y2017 8.723 -1.55 17.565 13.002 23.109 34.642 45.296
34 General government net lending/borrowing Percent of GDP Y2017 0.451 -0.076 0.812 0.563 0.933 1.302 1.586
35 General government structural balance National currency Billions NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
36 General government structural balance Percent of potential GDP NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
37 General government primary net lending/borrowing National currency Billions Y2017 143.904 142.167 150.961 150.192 161.06 172.885 185.613
38 General government primary net lending/borrowing Percent of GDP Y2017 7.445 6.98 6.98 6.5 6.5 6.5 6.5
39 General government net debt National currency Billions NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
40 General government net debt Percent of GDP NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
41 General government gross debt National currency Billions Y2017 1,952.842 1,983.117 2,001.034 2,007.444 2,028.259 2,030.327 2,036.95
42 General government gross debt Percent of GDP Y2017 101.027 97.365 92.522 86.878 81.856 76.335 71.332
43 Gross domestic product corresponding to fiscal year, current prices National currency Billions Y2017 1,932.998 2,036.781 2,162.763 2,310.642 2,477.852 2,659.763 2,855.588
44 Current account balance U.S. dollars Billions Y2016 -0.679 -0.756 -0.666 -0.591 -0.514 -0.493 -0.221
45 Current account balance Percent of GDP Y2016 -4.594 -4.902 -4.227 -3.597 -2.985 -2.735 -1.168